Category: Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

Six-Run Sixth Sends Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to 7-2 Victory

For five innings Saturday afternoon, the Peoria Chiefs were dominating the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. Starter Ryan Helsley (0-1) retired the first 12 batters he faced before finally yielding back-to-back singles to start the fifth. He was rolling, but a six-run sixth inning erased a 1-0 lead for the Chiefs and powered the Timber Rattlers to…

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Toss 4-Hitter to Down Peoria 4-0

Wednesday afternoon, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers got their offense going, pounding the Burlington Bees for 16-hits and 10-runs. Thursday, it was time for their pitchers to get into the act, as three combined to toss a four-hit shutout of the Peoria Chiefs to win 4-0. Jordan Yamamoto started for Wisconsin and looked real sharp through…

Isan Diaz Leads Timber Rattlers Onslaught, Down Bees 10-4

It has been a tough start to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers season so far, especially in their inability to score runs. Heading into Wednesday’s early contest, the team was 1-5 and had scored just 15 runs in their first six games. It was not the kind of start the team was hoping for after starting…

Bees Sting Wisconsin Timber Rattlers with Walk-Off Win, 4-3

Last season began badly for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, as they were 0-6 early on. The Burlington Bees played a big role in that start, taking the first three games of the season to set the tone for Wisconsin early. The Timber Rattlers will not start the season with six-straight losses, but the Bees are…

Late Rally Falls Short as Timber Rattlers Split Double-Header

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers got off to a great start on Sunday, winning their home opener in the first game of a double-header. Troy Stokes, Jr. and Trucker Neuhaus led the way in the 4-2 win, but the second game was to be a different story, as the Beloit Snappers took a 4-1 lead into…

After scoring one-run on opening night, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers got off to a hot start, jumping out to a 4-1 lead heading into the bottom of the fourth. Then a double avalanche occurred, as the Beloit Snappers scored seven-runs in the inning to take the lead, and snow came ending the game after five…

Kyle Friedrichs Dominates to Lead Beloit to 2-1 Win Over Timber Rattlers

Right-hander Kyle Friedrichs showed enough at short-season Vermont last year to make the Oakland Athletics believe that he was ready to move to the next level of A-ball. In the season opener for the Beloit Snappers he proved that their faith was not misguided at all. The righty went five innings, allowing just one hit…

Cody Ponce, David Burkhalter Stymy Snappers for Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

It must have been quite a boring game for most of the fans in Appleton, WI on Sunday afternoon. It might have been really boring, but the home crowd left happy as their Wisconsin Timber Rattlers scored three runs early, then held on the for the 3-2 win. In between was a lot of zeros.…

Brandon Diaz Leads Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to 8-5 Victory

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers showed that this team has some serious bite to them when they need it. They also proved that when they need to mount a big rally they have the quick reaction to erase a deficit and turn it into a lead. All of those characteristics were on display Saturday night as…

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Bats Silenced Again by Kernels

For the second game in a row the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers found themselves unable to solve the puzzle that is the Cedar Rapids Kernels pitching staff. After recording just four-hits in a 4-0 loss to the visitors Monday night, the home team was held to just 2-hits in a 3-2 loss Tuesday afternoon. Luke Westphal…

Sam Gibbons, Bullpen Shutdown Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 4-0

Just five starts into his single-A career, Cedar Rapids Kernels starter Sam Gibbons showed that he has the stuff to make the Minnesota Twins prospect a real find within the organization. After battling in three of his first four starts, the right-hander shutdown the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers for six innings, allowing just two hits in…

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Split Double-Header with Beloit

Saturday’s rain out moved the game to Sunday, creating a set of 7-inning games in the double header. Both were close affairs, as the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers won the first game 4-2, before dropping Game 2, 3-2. In the first contest, the Timber Rattlers sent Angel Ventura to the mound, looking for his third win…

Kori Medeiros Brings Bite to Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 5-1 Win

For the sixth time in his last seven starts, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers left-hander Kodi Medeiros delivered a start where he allowed two runs or less, this time allowing a lone unearned run in a 5-1 victory over the Beloit Snappers. His pitches were especially sharp on this night, holding the home team to just one…

Michael Perez Walk-Off Hit in 11th Downs Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

Thursday’s finale of the four-game series between the Kane County Cougars and Wisconsin Timber Rattlers was a classic pitchers’ duel that saw both starters deliver outstanding performances. It was a great game to watch and, unfortunately, it had to come to an end. Even more unfortunate for the Timber Rattlers, they were not the ones…

Late Rally Falls Short as Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Fall 8-7

The Kane County Cougars jumped out to a 5-2 lead through seven innings, and looked like they had their game against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in the bag. However the Appleton-based team has no quit in them, scoring five runs in the final two frames, but still falling short in the 8-7 loss. Wisconsin took…

Six-Run Sixth Backs Angel Ventura, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in 7-3 Win

For the first five innings of Monday’s contest, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and Bowling Green Hot Rods were engaged in a great pitchers’ duel. Angel Ventura and Henry Centeno battled through a scoreless tie. However, the Timber Rattlers finally broke through on their way to a 7-3 victory. Centeno was on fire through the first…

Cy Sneed Looks Like Cy Young in Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 4-0 Win

Ok, maybe it is a bit of an exaggeration to compare a 22-year-old in his second minor league season to one of the greatest pitchers of all time, but on Friday night Cy Sneed pitched a gem that would have made the Hall of Famer Proud. The big right-hander stymied the Kane County Cougars, leading…